Lissa L. Broome

Burton Craige Distinguished Professor and Director of the Center for Banking and Finance, UNC School of Law


Lissa Broome is the Burton Craige Professor of Law and Director of the Center for Banking and Finance.  She teaches Banking Law and Secured Transactions. She is the co-author of the Regulation of Bank Financial Service Activities.  Lissa also directs the Director Diversity Initiative which works to increase the diversity of corporate boards of directors through its training programs, advocacy, research, and diverse director database.  She also serves as the University’s Faculty Athletics Representative. Lissa received her undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois and her law degree from Harvard Law School.


  • B.S., University of Illinois
  • J.D., Harvard University